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Thursday, December 6, 2012 by MICHAEL RODGERS Special to The Press in Columns

Vikings advance to state semifinals

The Central Catholic boys football team defeated Selinsgrove High School Nov. 30 in the quarterfinal round of the state playoffs with a score of 41-13.

Led by senior captains Anthony Beck, Andrew Englebert, Colin McDermott and Anthony Lynch, the team hopes to continue its success in the upcoming semifinal game against Archbishop Wood High School.

The game will be held 7 p.m. Dec. 7 at Bethlehem School District's stadium.


The Central Catholic booster club membership application is now available on the school's website,

The CCHS booster club is a nonprofit organization which exists to serve Central's athletic teams in their expenses. The booster club also creates and sells all articles of Viking Spirit Wear, including hats, shirts, sweatpants, magnets and much more.

Membership to the CCHS booster club is open to anyone interested in the advancement of Central Catholic High School and students.

To join, send a completed form and the annual fee to Central Catholic. All CCHS families are encouraged to join, as any form of support is greatly appreciated. New members are welcome to attend the meetings which are held 7 p.m. the first Wednesday of every month in the CCHS library.

For more information, contact booster club President Mary Rodgers at or Vice President Mary Rooney at


An SAT prep class will be taking place for all CCHS juniors starting Jan. 26, 2013.

The class will run 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for five Saturdays. Both English and math classes will be offered.

There is a cost. For more information or for any questions, contact Rob Baser at rbaser@ or Jane Koneski at


Principal Dennis Nemes is in search of parent volunteers to serve on a special committee to review school guidelines and policies.

Anyone interested in participating or who has questions regarding the committee may contact Dennis Nemes at dnemes@